Mon, 22 Apr 2019 17:00
Public urged to be part of Royal Coronation
Members of the public have been invited to become a part of history and line the 7,150-metre-long stretch of road to welcome the royal motorcade during the coronation ceremony of His Majesty the King on May 4 to 6, Police Strategy Office commissioner Pol Lt-General Kraiboon Suadsong said.
Fri, 19 Apr 2019 01:00
Thailand to junk three kinds of plastic by end of this year
End of this year, Thailand will be free from three types of plastic – microbeads, cap seals and oxo-degradable plastics – and from four other types of single-use plastics by 2022, according to a road map that got the Cabinet’s initial nod on Tuesday.
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
China’s ‘cabbage strategy’ is destroying national – and natural – sovereignty
Within Philippine territorial waters in the West Philippine Sea lies the Verde Island Passage, a pristine marine sanctuary considered to be one of the earth’s most important regions of biodiversity, especially for smaller species of fish; nearby is a small mangrove reserve.
Tue, 09 Apr 2019 01:00
S&P Global Platts Market Insight Flood of US crude puts Saudi, OPEC resilience to the test
Saudi Arabia and its OPEC allies face a test of their resilience when they meet next month. On the one hand, restricting output has boosted prices, but on the other hand their strategy has stoked production outside the group.
Mon, 08 Apr 2019 01:00
US accelerates project-financing in Asean
Amid China’s growing influence in the Asean region through the Belt and Road Initiative, the United States is stepping up its efforts to finance development projects in the bloc as part of its Indo Pacific Strategy.
Sat, 06 Apr 2019 12:54
Skills strategy needed, Microsoft says
Thailand urgently needs a workforce skills development plan to take advantage of the capabilities of artificial intelligence (AI) as workers skilled in such fields will be in demand for the jobs of tomorrow.
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 15:57
US looking to finance Asean projects, says OPIC chief
With growing Chinese influence in the Asean region through the Belt and Road Initiative, the United States is eyeing opportunities to finance development projects in Asean as part of their Indo Pacific Strategy.
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 01:00
China is hungry, and Thailand is on the menu
The Chinese Communist Party has been following a strategy for world domination for many years, and in Emperor Xi, the CCP has found this strategy’s ideal exponent.
Tue, 02 Apr 2019 01:00
Thailand Post focuses on e-commerce
THAILAND POST has unveiled a new strategy to become an integrated facilitator promoting e-commerce in Thailand which is posting an annual growth rate of 30 per cent, according to Parisa Pananond, executive vice president for marketing.
Mon, 01 Apr 2019 01:00
Inverted yield curve stokes recession fears
In our Economic & Strategy note this month, we had said that the probability of a recession/slowdown in the next few months as indicated by inverted yield curve in the US was elevated but probably overstated.
Fri, 29 Mar 2019 01:00
BLUEBIK 20% growth in digital strategy consultancy
Bluebik Group Co Ltd, a Thai consulting firm specialised in digital strategy development and management with extensive experience and expertise in developing digital strategies for sustainable competitive advantages, has disclosed a 20 per cent growth in the Thai digital strategy consulting businesses, according to the company’s chief executive officer Pochara Arayakarnkul.
Thu, 28 Mar 2019 12:15
Bar B Q Plaza partners with Pizza Hut on 360-degree marketing campaign
Two chain-restaurant giants, Bar B Q Plaza and Pizza Hut, have announced a campaign to “revolutionise” the industry through 360-degree marketing collaboration strategy.
Thu, 28 Mar 2019 01:00
Officials risking public health by playing down smog
THE authorities’ strategy of playing down the serious smog situation in the North is making their measures to tackle dangerous PM2.5 levels a case of “too little too late”, experts said.
Wed, 27 Mar 2019 11:51
Urgent : Pheu Thai coalition? Don’t count on it, says Wissanu
Deputy Prime Minister Wissanu Krea-ngam has called Wednesday’s announcement of a Pheu Thai-led coalition preparing to form a government merely psychological strategy that will not bear fruit.
Wed, 27 Mar 2019 01:00
TCEB sees strategic partnerships as top priority in moving business events forward
THAILAND Convention and Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) has named 2019 as “The Year of Partnership”, a new marketing strategy to drive the meeting, incentive and convention industry through strategic partnerships with the regional and international business events players.